the jewish museum often offers the unusual and eclectic and the current exhibitions are no exception. if you can't make it to the museum, the website is a terrific resource.
it was opening day at the maira kalman exhibition, an exquisite show of the work of this idiosyncratic artist whose drawings, paintings, books, installations and collections are captivating.
seemingly, any and all things.
houdini: art and magic explores the magician's life and his influence to this day. In addition the tools of his trade, the show includes contemporary work by artists inspired by the man and the legend.
the website is exeptionally comprehensive for this show,
offering photos, videos and audio commentary on many of the objects on display.